Alibaba Will Use Domain Names to Connect Between Blockchains
Jun 02, 2020 at 15:38
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba has filed a patent for cross-chain technology that improves the connection between blockchains through domain names. The ‘unified domain name scheme’ has been approved by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).
Amazon Acquires Patent for DLT-Based Product Tracking System
Jun 01, 2020 at 12:41
The distributed ledger technology (DLT) product authentication system patent filed by the United States e-commerce company Amazon has been approved by the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). Their new platform aims to provide ‘digital trust’ to the product supply chain (SC).
Microsoft Develops New Cryptocurrency Mining Technology
Mar 30, 2020 at 09:01
Microsoft recently registered a patent for a technology that uses human activities for cryptocurrency mining. According to the document, the technology leverages our brain waves and body temperature needed to perform various online tasks.
Blockchain to Protect Patent Law and Copyright in Italy
Nov 08, 2019 at 08:39
The Italian government is trying to bring about inventions related to Blockchain and distributed ledger technologies (DLTs) that are mostly software and concern systems aimed at improving the functionality and reliability of networks such as enhanced authentication systems and communication protocols, and the efficiency of hardware incorporating these technologies like algorithms.
Walmart Plans to Make Blockchain-based Drones the Future of Delivery
Aug 16, 2019 at 12:04
Walmart Inc., the American based and world’s biggest firm by revenue, at around $514.405 billion this year, filed a patent focusing on blockchain-backed drones. The company is highly interested and able to participate in innovative technologies including cryptocurrency and distributed ledger tech (DLT).